Una Sancta Movement
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In Germany the Una Sancta movement—one of ecumenical awakening between the rise of National Socialism (Fascism) and Vatican II—was specifically ecclesiological, spiritual, and dialogic, and it embraced Protestant and Roman Catholic theologians, pastors, and laity, both men and women. In the worldwide 20th-century ecumenical movement the Una Sancta movement was part of the surge of interdenominational efforts that had arisen in the 19th century and…

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Voss, Gerhard, “Una Sancta Movement”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_U.7>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512



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